Latest News from Conservation

Elephants (c) James Suter Black Bean Productions

ZSL, together with United for Wildlife partners, has launched an innovative new online conservation course.

Bengal tiger camera trapped in Nepal

Approval for an extension to a Nepali nature reserve could provide crucial new tiger habitat.

Grey seal swimming

ZSL has published its ten year report on public sightings of marine mammals in the Thames, with Canary Wharf emerging as a seal sighting hotspot...

Poached leopard skin seized in Cameroon

The UK Government will provide up to £5m of funding to help tackle the trade in illegal wildlife products.

Beach plastics. Image (c) Kirsty Richards.

ZSL has teamed up with Selfridges to tackle the problem of plastic pollution in our oceans.

Sunda pangolin by Dan Challender

ZSL has announced a two-year international Pangolin Conservation Initiative, taking place in Cameroon, Thailand and China.

Amur leopard mother with cub. Image (c) Chris Godfrey/Animal Imagery

ZSL celebrates as a plan for Amur leopard reintroduction into the Russian Far East is approved.


An update on how donations have helped ZSL's relief efforts in earthquake-stricken Nepal.

Tiger camera trap image, Thailand.

ZSL has recorded tigers for the first time in the southern Protected Areas of Thailand’s Western Forest Conservation Complex.

Asian lion in India

There are now approximately 500 Asiatic lions (Panthera leo persica) living in the Gir landscape, according to the latest count, up from 411 in...